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  • September 25, 2014OCE helps bring new life to a small northern Ontario town
    On Sept. 10, Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE) joined in celebrating the grand opening of the province’s Ontario Power Generation - Atikokan Generating Station, the largest capacity completely biomass fuelled facility in North America.
  • September 25, 2014To boldly grow where no one has grown before
    What began as research and technology developments for growing fresh produce to support humans in long-term space missions is now being considered for use in the harsh conditions of northern Canada and the deserts of Kuwait.

OCE In The News

  • September 19, 2014 – The Kitchener-Waterloo RecordEntrepreneurship education gets provincial boost
    KITCHENER — John Beresford looked on with a knowing smile as Ontario's Minister for Research and Innovation announced $3.3 million Thursday for entrepreneurship programs at the University of Waterloo, Wilfrid Laurier University and Conestoga College.
  • September 15, 2014 – Science DailyThree's a charm: Detectors reveal entangled photon triplets
    Researchers at the University of Waterloo in Canada have directly entangled three photons in the most technologically useful state for the first time, thanks in part to super-fast, super-efficient single-photon detectors developed by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) with support from Ontario Centres of Excellence.